CHAIRED BY RUTH WEST
Virtual is the New Real | virtual and augmented reality are transforming how we live, work and play
6:00P SPEAKERS + Q&A
LASER SPEAKERS are leading experts that present their work and experiences at the forefront of discovery and creativity. Presentations are followed by a lively interactive conversation with the audience.
Ludo Michaud, Vice President and VFX Creative Director, Corgan MediaLab
Jeremy Kenisky, Vice President of Creative at Merge VR and Emerging Technologies Chair for ACM SIGGRAPH, Merge VR
Groove Jones, 360, VR and AR commerical content creation studio, GrooveJones
Ruth West, Director of xREZ Art + Science Lab, xREZ Lab- University of North Texas
Katherine Wagner, CEO, Business Council for the Arts, Dallas
... and more!
Hosted by xREZ Art + Science Lab and Business Council for the Arts. LASER is an international program of evening gatherings that bring artists and scientists together with the public for informal presentations and lively conversations!
North Texas LASER events have powerful themes addressing issues of importance on both local and global scales and include presenters from the sciences, technology, industry, and the arts.
FREE + OPEN TO THE PUBLIC - TICKETS include both the pre-event mix & mingle with light refreshments and SPEAKERS! (RSVP so we can plan for the right amount of seating and refreshements! And, we'll let you know about future LASERs too!
LASER (Leonardo Art Science Evening Rendezvous) Talks is Leonardo's international program of evening gatherings that bring artists and scientists together for informal presentations and conversations. LASER Talks were founded in 2008 by Bay Area LASER Chair Piero Scaruffi and are in over 20 cities around the world. To learn more about how our LASER Hosts and to visit a LASER near you please visit our website.
The mission of the LASERs is to provide the general public with a snapshot of the cultural environment of a region and to foster interdisciplinary networking.
Nasher Sculpture Center
Dallas, TX 75201